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  1. Residents of Northport mobile home park looking for answers to flooding problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Thursday, heavy rains caused flash flooding to take over portions of the Willowbrook mobile home park. Northport Fire Fighters had to rescue seven people from their homes.


  2. Be alert for localized flooding on ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... totals are adding up quickly across West Alabama this afternoon. We are seeing estimates that top the 2" mark in Northport and a swath of heavier rain extends north across the Lake Tuscaloosa area. We're also seeing some heavy rainfall in the city ...


  3. See video of heavy rainfall causing some flooding in Tuscaloosa neighborhoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Alabama Live

    This video shows minor flooding in the North Hampton neighborhood in Tuscaloosa and near Northport during heavy rain on Thursday, April 16, 2015. TUSCALOOSA, Alabama -- Heavy rain hit Tuscaloosa hard Thursday morning lasting well into the afternoon and causing some flooding in areas.


  4. Storms cause major flooding in NorthportRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    Rainfall has been especially heavy over the northern half of the City of Tuscaloosa over the past hour or so, with radar estimates indicating well over two inches of rain this morning. The NWS Birmingham has issued a flood advisory for much of Tuscaloosa County.


  5. Payday lenders in Tuscaloosa and across the state face tighter regulations.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... times as many payday loan businesses in Alabama as there are McDonald's restaurants holds true for Tuscaloosa and Northport. "There are 41 predatory lending firms and only 11 McDonald's in the Tuscaloosa metro area," Rose said of his estimates. "Our ...


  6. Abandoned Alabama Part 3: Ice Cream Castle, Jemison insane asylum, Masonic LodgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Alabama Live

    ... as the Alabama State Hospital for the Insane at the outset of the Civil War. The building was constructed in Northport on what was once called Cherokee Plantation, owned by Robert Jemison. After the Jemison Center was built, the hospitals were kept ...


  7. Kentuck announces capital campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... into usable spaces. "We have received gifts and pledges already that have given us a good start. The City of Northport, Alabama Power Foundation and others have stepped up and enabled us to begin work. We still have a sizable way to go to meet the ...


  8. John Billy "Bill" TidwellRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    Visitation will be today, April 9, 2015, at 10 a.m., at the Carrolls Creek Baptist Church in Northport. Funeral services will be today, April 9, 2015, at 11 a.m., at Carrolls Creek Baptist Church with the Rev.


  9. Alabama man's diving death causes Cayman Islands controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | Alabama Live

    The drowning death of a 62-year-old Northport, Ala., man in the Cayman Islands last month has sparked controversy after a local dive boat operator claimed the man's body was mistreated by island authorities. The Royal Cayman Islands Police Service told CNS Crawford entered the water around 10:40 a.m. with a group of 18 divers, but his fellow divers could not locate him upon surfacing.


  10. Tuscaloosa Police ask for help finding woman missing for seven daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Alabama Live

    ... Brent Blankley said Thursday afternoon that Linda Lakeya Washington, a black Tuscaloosa woman, was last seen in Northport on March 26. Anyone with information on her location or disappearance is asked to call the Tuscaloosa Police Department at ...


  11. Single-vehicle wreck leaves 1 dead, 1 hospitalizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Justin Wayne Farr, 22, lost his life when the 2013 Dodge Ram he was driving struck two trees after leaving the roadway on Tuscaloosa County 38, nearly 20 miles north of Northport.


  12. Narcotics agents charge owner of Northport tobacco shop with distribution of synthetic weedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Alabama Live

    Narcotics agents raided the Tobacco for Less convenience store on Lurleen Wallace Boulevard in Northport Thursday and found its owner had been selling synthetic marijuana there. 32-year-old Baye Jack Ba faces multiple felony charges after narcotics agents arrested him Thursday morning for allegedly selling synthetic marijuana in his tobacco shop.


  13. Prayer service planned for Northport WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Northport Mayor Bobby Herndon is asking people to gather around the flag pole outside Northport City Hall Wednesday at Noon for a time of prayer. Herndon says the service is open to anyone, whether you live in Northport or not.


  14. 1 dead, 1 injured after truck overturns in single-car accident in Tuscaloosa CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Reginal King, a spokesman for the Troopers, said 24-year-old Jonathan Kelly Sabo, a Northport man, was driving a 1996 Chevrolet C1500 in Tuscaloosa County Monday night when he left the roadway and struck an embankment.


  15. Future mom behind bars on drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    A Northport woman is behind bars, charged with Chemical Endangerment Of A Child and Sale of a Controlled Substance Near a School. Agents with West Alabama Narcotics Task Force went to Julia Ellen Dawson's residence in the 2800 Block of 21st Avenue, to arrest her for felony warrants.


  16. 3 pets killed in Northport house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Rescue units responded to the home in the 4100 block of Ashburton Lane around 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday. The garage was fully involved when they arrived. One of the dogs was rescued but officials say two dogs and a cat perished in the fire.


  17. Lowe Mill lands new gallery coordinator with 'fresh approach' to Huntsville arts centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Alabama Live

    UAH Assistant Professor of Sculpture Chris Taylor with Aaron Head, new gallery coordinator at Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment in Huntsville. A former gallery/shop manager and artist liaison for the Kentuck Museum Association in Northport is bringing his artistic energy to Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment's growing campus in Huntsville.


  18. 88-year-old Northport man dies after being partially ejected during collision in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Alabama Live

    State Troopers are investigating after a two-car collision killed an 88-year-old Northport man Sunday night. (Stephen Dethrage An 88-year-old man was killed Sunday after he was partially ejected from his vehicle during a collision with an SUV on a highway in Tuscaloosa County.


  19. Test of smoke detectors reveal which ones you can trust with your lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... go off, carbon monoxide levels in the room could be deadly. "Especially at night where folks are sleeping," said Northport, Alabama Battalion Chief Jason Norris. "One of the things you worry about most in a fire is the smoke. So the quicker you can ...


  20. Deontay Wilder hoping to deliver self into boxing historyRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2015 | KDWN

    ... world, because there's nothing like a world champion," he said. "I think I'm definitely the biggest. Sorry, Nick." NORTHPORT, Ala. (AP) - Deontay Wilder is driving around in a Hummer and sports cars, leaving his beer delivery truck days far behind. ...


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